2014 UWS LA

Chuck D of Public Enemy Discusses the United We Stand Fest on Abby Martin’s Breaking the Set


The 2014 United We Stand Festival took place at Belasco Theatre in Los Angeles CA and combined music and education to awaken the nation by inspiring the young and the old to help elect principled leaders who are not swayed by special interests.


In addition to Public Enemy, musical headliners included Playing for Change, members of Wu-Tang Clan, Immortal Technique, The Siren, Cynic, Tatiana Moroz, Rooftop Revolutionaries, A-Alikes, Luminaries, Jon Goodhue, Sounds of Solidarity, and more.


Speakers included Larry King (media legend), Ben & Jerry (Ben & Jerry’s Ice Cream), Marianne Williamson (New York Times bestselling author & independent congressional candidate [CA-33]), David Bronner (CEO of Dr. Bronner’s Magic Soaps), and Sean Stone (son of Oliver Stone, host of Buzzsaw).


Other notable figures included Dr. Jill Stein, Gov. Gary Johnson, Amber Lyon (Emmy-winning journalist/whistleblower), Ben Swann (Emmy-winning journalist), Diane Goldstein (Law Enforcement Against Prohibition), Pamela Donnelly (Amazon Bestselling Author and Education Reform Advocate), and many more.